06RS HB258


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HB 258/LM (BR 388) - M. Denham

     AN ACT relating to the evacuation and relocation of prisoners in jails and regional jails.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 441 to require jailers, in conjunction with the Department of Corrections, to prepare evacuation and relocation procedures for jails in the event of an emergency that renders the jail uninhabitable either temporarily or permanently.


     SCS/LM - Retain original provisions of bill; allow Department of Corrections to specify any penalty for noncompliance with provisions of bill; expand timeline of creation of administrative regulations to 180 days, from 120 after the effective date of the Act; specify that the jailers have until January 31, 2008, to complete their plans; allow the department to delegate the responsibility of developing the evacuation and relocation protocol to the Jail Standards Commission; allow the department to consult and collaborate with the commission on any aspect of the requirements of the Act.

     Jan 6-introduced in House
     Jan 9-to Judiciary (H)
     Jan 12-posted in committee
     Jan 25-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Jan 26-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Frdiay, January 27, 2006
     Jan 27-3rd reading, passed 92-0
     Jan 30-received in Senate
     Feb 1-to Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Protection (S)
     Mar 1-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Mar 2-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 6-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 7, 2006
     Mar 7-3rd reading, passed 38-0 with Committee Substitute ; received in House; to Rules (H)
     Mar 9-posted for passage for concurrence in Senate Committee Substitute for March 10, 2006
     Mar 17-House concurred in Senate Committee Substitute ; passed 97-0
     Mar 20-enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
     Mar 21-enrolled, signed by President of the Senate; delivered to Governor
     Mar 28-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 69)

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